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23 June, 2010
The Colorado Division of Insurance Renews Contract with Pearson VUE

Pearson VUE, the computer-based testing business of Pearson, announced today that Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies — Division of Insurance renewed its contract, following a competitive bidding process.

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21 June, 2010
Pearson’s Minnesota office named to Star Tribune’s Top Workplaces 2010

Pearson VUE is proud to announce that they are part of the Pearson office in Minnesota that was named this week to the Star Tribune’s 2010 list of Twin Cities’ Top Workplaces.

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18 June, 2010
The American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians exams successfully transitioned to computer-based delivery

Pearson VUE, the computer-based testing business of Pearson, has announced that the American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians (AOBFP) has successfully converted their certification exams from paper-and-pencil to computer-based delivery.

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15 June, 2010
Fortress signs extensive contract with Pearson VUE for effective test delivery

Fortress - an Egypt-based major training and financial service company - has signed an exclusive ten-year contract with Pearson VUE to deliver exams via computer-based testing.

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8 June, 2010
Batterjee Medical College selects Pearson VUE to deliver computer-based testing

A pioneering medical college based in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) has signed an exclusive seven-year contract with Pearson VUE to receive quality solutions and services to meet its assessment needs.

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7 June, 2010
Board of Certified Safety Professionals renews with Pearson VUE

Pearson VUE has announced that it has signed a long-term renewal contract with the Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP) to provide test delivery for BCSP certification examinations.

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24 May, 2010
The Minnesota Board of Cosmetologist Examiners Renews Contract with Pearson VUE

The Minnesota Board of Cosmetologist Examiners first selected Pearson VUE in 2006 as part of a multi-board agreement with the Minnesota Department of Commerce to develop content and administer examinations...

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19 May, 2010
Pearson VUE Sponsors CompTIA Conference

Pearson VUE has been announced as Platinum Sponsor for the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) EMEA Member Conference held at the Radisson Edwardian Heathrow Hotel on 20-21 October 2010.

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19 May, 2010
Finding Stolen Items and Improving Item Banks

The analyses in this paper represent a proof-of-concept for the application of one method from NLP to several tasks related to item bank management.

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14 May, 2010
General Council for Islamic Banks and Financial Institutions select Pearson VUE for online exam delivery

The General Council for Islamic Banks and Financial Institutions (CIBAFI) has announced that it will deliver tests online for the first time in its history after agreeing to a partnership with Pearson VUE.

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6 May, 2010
ICB select Pearson VUE to deliver secure online testing

The Institute of Certified Bookkeepers (ICB) has signed a landmark new contract to deliver its examinations online via Pearson VUE’s extensive network of over 5,000 highly secure test centres in more than 165 countries.

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30 April, 2010
Pearson receives The Queen's Award for Enterprise

Pearson, the global education and information company, today received The Queen’s Award for Enterprise, in the International Trade category, for its success in growing global sales.

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19 April, 2010
The African Society for Quality in Healthcare (ASQH) partners with Pearson VUE to deliver test certification

The African Society for Quality in Healthcare (ASQH), based in Cairo, Egypt, has signed an exclusive five-year partnership with Pearson VUE to deliver its International Board for Quality in Healthcare (IBQH) programme.

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14 April, 2010
The Indiana Professional Licensing Agency Renews Contract with Pearson VUE

Indiana Professional Licensing Agency renewed its contract with Pearson VUE to develop and deliver real estate licensure exams and deliver real estate appraiser examinations, following a competitive bidding process...

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9 April, 2010
Ifs School of Finance extend contract with Pearson VUE for 3 more years

In the past 8 years the ifs has worked closely with Pearson VUE to deliver over 200,000 computer based tests. The new contract, which runs until the end of 2013, cements this relationship going forward.

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26 March, 2010
Pearson VUE and PLH Online launch new secure computer-based testing

Pearson VUE has won a new contract with on-line training company PLH Online to deliver the Scottish Personal Licence Holder exam in a secure electronic environment in their UK testing centre network.

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15 March, 2010
Pearson VUE to Deliver Turkish CompTIA A+® Exams

CompTIA, which is already a long-standing client of Pearson VUE internationally, will be able to offer the globally recognised CompTIA A+ qualification through Pearson VUE’s network of test centres in major towns and cities across Turkey.

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Industry News
3 March, 2010
Introducing the Networking Bundle Offer from CompTIA and Cisco

Help Your IT Candidates Advance Their Career in Networking —Introducing the Networking Bundle Offer from CompTIA and Cisco.

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26 February, 2010
HAAD to develop new professional exams with Pearson VUE

The Health Authority of Abu Dhabi (HAAD) has signed a contract with Pearson VUE for item development for its Pharmacy and Nursing Licensure programmes.

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16 February, 2010
Lloyd's partners with Pearson VUE to deliver new computer-based tests globally in 2010

Lloyd's, the world’s leading specialist insurance market, will be commencing a new contract with Pearson VUE...

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11 February, 2010
ABBE to Deliver Secure Testing with Pearson VUE

The Awarding Body for the Built Environment (ABBE) is set to migrate all of its tests to be delivered via a digital platform following a new contract with computer-based assessment company Pearson VUE.

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10 February, 2010
Pearson VUE, NMIMS test the 39,000th candidate for the CBT NMAT

Pearson VUE tests 39,000+ candidates successfully during the smooth administration of the NMAT through the entire testing window.

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1 February, 2010
AoMRC successfully pilots Selection Tests with Pearson VUE

THE Academy of Medical Royal Colleges (AoMRC) together with UCL have successfully implemented a pilot programme for Speciality Training ST1 Selection...

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7 December, 2009
Pearson VUE to Exhibit at iLearning Forum for First Time

Marc Carpenter, Business Development Executive at Pearson VUE, will be delivering a presentation entitled “e-Learning and High-Stakes Computer-Based Testing” at the event...

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7 December, 2009
Pearson VUE to Showcase e-Assessment at Learning Technologies 2010

Learning Technologies, now in its 11th year, is Europe's leading conference for organisational learning and technology-supported learning in the workplace.

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24 November, 2009
Pearson VUE to Deliver New iSQI IT Certification Exams

The iSQI is a leading provider of certification examinations all over the world. Focusing on IT professions, iSQI plays a large role in certifying the know-how of professionals in 40 countries on six continents.

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12 November, 2009
Pearson and Excelsior College Launch UExcel® Credit-By-Examination Program

Two leading education providers, Pearson and Excelsior College, today announced the launch of UExcel®, a new credit-by-examination program.

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10 November, 2009
Pearson VUE Honors Veterans Day 2009 With the Launch of Military-Specific Certification Website

Pearson VUE, the leader in secure high-stakes testing, is pleased to announce the launch of a new website www.certifyyourfuture.com in honor of Veterans Day, Nov. 11, 2009.

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28 October, 2009
Pearson VUE and (ISC)2® Sign Exclusive Contract to Deliver Computer-Based Information Security Exams Worldwide

Our relationship with Pearson VUE is an important investment in the future of our certification programs. It allows us to take advantage of technical advancements to offer our candidates more, conveniently located venues...

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28 October, 2009
Pearson VUE Announces Busy European Events Schedule for November

Events of this kind are a great opportunity for everyone involved in the training and assessment of people to promote best practice in the science of testing and raise awareness of the benefits of assessment.

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19 October, 2009
TANDBERG Selects Pearson VUE for Certification Delivery

“Pearson VUE’s reputation as the leader in computer-based testing and extensive expertise with IT certifications will undoubtedly prove to be a winning combination in the development and growth of our certification program.”

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12 October, 2009
Pearson VUE to host first Psychometric Workshop in Dubai

The sessions are intended to help those involved in, or getting started in the creation of assessments, to develop tests that are a better and more reliable reflection of the abilities they are intended to measure.

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30 September, 2009
DSA and DVA extend agreement with Pearson for the delivery of U.K. Driving Theory Tests

The driving theory test has been administered by Pearson VUE, the professional testing business of Pearson, since September 2004. The original seven-year contract was due to expire in 2011, and has now been extended by three years.

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25 September, 2009
SPSS Inc. Chooses Pearson VUE to Administer Certification Exams

PASW® Statistics Certification offers an objective assessment of an individual’s skill in PASW Statistics — the foundation of Predictive Analytics.

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2 September, 2009
Oracle Selects Pearson VUE as its Test Delivery Provider

Oracle is the world’s largest business software company. Oracle certifications provide IT professionals and managers reliable validation of an individual’s training and experience.

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17 August, 2009
Pearson VUE and the RTA team up to exhibit at GITEX

GITEX Technology Week brings together IT professionals from across the Middle East and beyond and offers numerous opportunities to network, see the latest launches and hear about the hot topics affecting the marketplace.

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28 July, 2009
Pearson VUE confirmed as Gold Sponsor of European Association of Test Publishers Conference

The event, which will be held in Brussels from 30 September to 2 October 2009, is the first conference of its kind in Europe, and is aimed at all those involved in the business of testing people...

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24 July, 2009
AGA Selects Pearson VUE as Testing Services Provider

AGA serves government accountability professionals by providing quality education, fostering professional development and certification, and supporting standards and research to advance government accountability.

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23 July, 2009
Certification Partners Renews Contract for Delivery of CIW exams with Pearson VUE

The CIW program teaches today's Web technologies, focusing on Web design, Web development, database design, and security.

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21 July, 2009
The Cooper Institute Signs Exclusive Contract with Pearson VUE For Computer-based Test Delivery

The Cooper Institute is one of the most respected fitness certifications in the industry. The CI-CPT exam is accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA) – the gold standard of quality for certifying organizations.

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2 July, 2009
Pearson VUE explains the need for rigorous exam security

Suzana Lopes, EMEA VP Sales and Marketing at Pearson VUE, explains the need for rigorous exam security, and looks at how it can be achieved today.

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23 June, 2009
NICET Signs Computer-based Test Delivery Contract with Pearson VUE

Beta versions of the computer-based Fire Alarm Systems certification examinations are now available through Pearson VUE’s owned-and-operated Pearson Professional Centres in the U.S. and its territories.

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19 June, 2009
Pearson VUE Selected by Citrix as Exclusive Test Delivery Partner

BLOOMINGTON, Minn., June 18, 2009 — Pearson VUE, the computer-based testing business of Pearson, announced today that Citrix Systems, Inc. has selected the company as its exclusive delivery provider of Citrix certification exams.

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9 June, 2009
Manchester Call Centre Workers' Environment Day for Manacare

Manchester contact centre staff have hosted a fun day, to raise both awareness of environmental issues and money for local children’s charity the Manacare Foundation.

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3 June, 2009
Pearson VUE to Deliver New ISEB ITIL® version 3 exam

PEARSON VUE chosen by the Information Systems Examination Board (ISEB) to deliver its new IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL®) Version 3 Foundation Certificate in IT Service Management.

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28 May, 2009
RTA and Pearson VUE enter Exclusive Partnership to Launch New Dubai Driver Test

THE Road and Transport Authority of Dubai has announced a new partnership with computer-based testing leader Pearson VUE to deliver what it believes will be the world’s most high-tech Driver Testing System.

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27 May, 2009
HAAD and Pearson Launch On-Line Computer-Based Testing for Health Professionals

The Health Authority-Abu Dhabi (HAAD) has signed an exclusive 5-year contract with Pearson VUE to provide computer-based testing for the Health Professionals Licensure Examinations.

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12 May, 2009
IT Certification Still Strong Says Pearson VUE

Industry insiders have confirmed that IT certification has remained strong in the UK...

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14 April, 2009
Pearson VUE launches Spring 2009 Series of FREE Psychometric Workshops

The sessions are intended to help those involved in, or getting started in the creation of assessments, to develop tests that are a better and more reliable reflection of the abilities they are intended to measure.

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1 April, 2009
Novell Selects Pearson VUE as its Worldwide Test Delivery Provider

Novell has selected Pearson VUE to deliver their certification examinations as their single provider after more than ten years of utilising multiple test delivery providers.

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1 April, 2009
Pearson VUE Secures Test Delivery Contract with Adobe

Pearson VUE, the leader in secure high-stakes testing, announced today that it has signed a contract renewal with Adobe Systems Incorporated that designates Pearson VUE as Adobe’s exclusive testing provider.

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Industry News
30 March, 2009
Pearson VUE Embraces Collaboration to Spur Innovation and Speed-to-Market

Relationship with Summit Consulting Group expected to yield new capabilities in the area of performance-based testing.

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13 March, 2009
Linux Professional Institute (LPI) Signs Renewal of Global Test Delivery Contract with Pearson VUE

The Linux Professional Institute Certification (LPIC) programme was established to help IT professionals using the Linux operating system and its associated tools gain recognition for their product expertise.

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10 March, 2009
GMAC® unveils next-generation website for prospective MBAs

The revamped website makes it easier to find and use key features, including the mba.com store, and the mba.com school search service, a database of MBA programs searchable based on a student’s interests.

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2 March, 2009
Certified Wireless Network Professional Renews Exclusive Test Delivery Contract with Pearson VUE

As of February 1, 2009, CWNP examinations are only available throughout the expansive Pearson VUE® Authorised Test Centre network worldwide.

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16 February, 2009
Pearson VUE to launch new computer-based ISEB exam

PEARSON VUE has announced that it will be the first testing company to offer the new Information Systems Examination Board (ISEB) Intermediate Certificate in Software Testing for the British Computer Society (BCS).

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27 January, 2009
Pearson VUE to exhibit at the 7th e-Assessment Question Conference

As one of the pioneers of e-Assessment, Pearson VUE shares the objectives of the conference, which are to raise awareness of the importance and benefits of computer-based testing over the traditional pencil-and-paper methods.

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27 January, 2009
Pearson VUE to showcase e-Assessment at IP Week

Pearson VUE aims to showcase the many benefits of electronic test delivery in assessment programmes. Hosting the company’s stand will be Patrick McMurray, who handles business development in the Oil and Gas sector.

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14 January, 2009
Pearson VUE joining forces with IT Training Awards 2009 to help raise money for ChildLine

Pearson VUE joining forces with IT Training Awards 2009 to help raise money for ChildLine

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22 December, 2008
Learning Technologies 2009

Pearson VUE will be supporting the Learning Technologies 2009 event at Olympia from the 28-29 January, with both an exhibition stand and a free seminar.

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15 December, 2008
BCS Urges IT Professionals to Maintain Skills in Economic Downturn

Initiatives to help IT professionals maintain a competitive edge...

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10 December, 2008
Fortinet Improves Security Certification and Training Programs

Pearson VUE Selected as Exclusive Test Center Provider for Fortinet Certification Exams at Thousands of Locations Worldwide

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23 October, 2008
The Law National Admissions (LNAT) Consortium renews its contract with Pearson VUE

Pearson VUE to deliver the National Admissions Test for Law via their UK network of computer testing centres...

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20 October, 2008
Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Academy signs agreement with Pearson VUE

Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Academy launches Pearson VUE test centres

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9 October, 2008
California Water Environment Association signs with Pearson VUE

California Water Environment Association signs with Pearson VUE to Transition Certification Program to Computer-Based Delivery

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Industry News
15 September, 2008
Avaloq begins testing with Pearson VUE

Avaloq Banking System is an ideal solution for asset managers, plus private, retail and commercial banks, wanting to increase their business efficiency and intending to protect their competitive advantage and long-term profitability...

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Industry News
8 September, 2008
Testing time starts early for an MBA

Each year, GMAT is taken by 210,000-220,000 people worldwide. They sit the exam at centres run by Pearson VUE, a sister company of the Financial Times.

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Industry News
22 August, 2008
VMware announces new global education services and certification programmes

The programmes are designed for varied positions, including systems administrators, design architects, operators and managers who are interested in enhancing their knowledge and skills of VMware Infrastructure for datacenter and desktop environments...

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7 August, 2008
Pearson VUE announce new partnership with BCS

IT professionals in over 160 countries to accelerate their careers with British Computer Society and Pearson VUE partnership...

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Industry News
23 July, 2008
Pearson VUE announces major enhancements to its Secure Testing Framework™

Pearson VUE, the leader in secure high-stakes testing, announced today that it is introducing several key enhancements to its Secure Testing Framework™

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Press Releases
23 July, 2008
Cisco and Pearson VUE Combat Exam Fraud with Global Test Delivery Enhancements

The advanced security enhancements include the use of digital photographs for candidate-identity verification and forensic analysis of testing data.

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Industry News
22 July, 2008
Cisco Learning Network – Get Connected

Cisco Learning Network is a social learning network where IT professionals meet to enhance and advance their IT career.

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Press Releases
8 July, 2008
CCNA Concentrations

Cisco is also announcing a major augmentation to its popular associate-level career certification with the introduction of three concentrations...

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23 June, 2008
Pearson VUE extends partnership with TDA

This new three-year partnership will see Pearson VUE delivering electronic tests to over 35,000 trainee teachers each year...

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